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muse
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as in: her musings Define
reflect (think) deeply on a subject -- perhaps aloud
  • ’While I was musing upon these things, my attention was attracted by a pretty little structure, like a well under a cupola.
  • V ’As I stood there musing over this too perfect triumph of man, the full moon, yellow and gibbous, came up out of an overflow of silver light in the north-east.

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  • He mused aloud about the afternoon’s developments.
  • Let me muse on it on a while and I’ll get back to you.

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as in: her musings Define
reflect (think) deeply on a subject -- perhaps aloud
as in: She was his muse Define
the source of an artist's inspiration - especially a person or mythological goddess
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